Hematuria and Proteinuria

  • Leticia U. Tina
  • Robert D. Fildes

Abstract

Hematuria and proteinuria are the most important laboratory signs of renal disease. Clinical investigation of these findings in children must be both logical and orderly, taking into consideration the clinical presentation, natural history and judicious testing of a patient-tailored differential diagnosis (1–3). Accurate prognostication and management may depend more on a well-structured clinical evaluation than on the availability of sophisticated and invasive studies such as renal biopsy.

Keywords

Malaria Prednisone Indomethacin Triglyceride Diphenylhydantoin 

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  • Leticia U. Tina
  • Robert D. Fildes

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